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Indianola Public Library

  1. Preschoolers Jump!

    September 21, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Indianola Public Library

    Books, music, and movement add up to fun in this 30-minute storytime. (Morning and afternoon sessions will be the same each week.) Ages 3-5 years.

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  2. Preschoolers Jump!

    September 21, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Books, music, and movement add up to fun in this 30-minute storytime. (Morning and afternoon sessions will be the same each week.) Ages 3-5 years.

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  3. Annual Book Sale

    September 21, 2017, 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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  4. Annual Book Sale

    September 22, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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  5. Annual Book Sale

    September 23, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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  6. Lego Challenge

    September 25, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Accept the monthly challenge, or build on your own. We'll provide the Legos!

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  7. Toddlers Wiggle

    September 26, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Indianola Public Library

    Stories, rhymes, and music -- and plenty of wiggle time! Join us for 30 minutes of fun for toddlers and their caregivers. Ages 18-36 months, with an adult.

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  8. National Voter Registration Day

    September 26, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Millions of people don't vote because they miss the deadline to register. Make sure your voice is heard, and register to vote! Voter registration will be held inside the library, right outside of the program room. You can't miss us! Don't forget: You will need your driver's license number OR the last four digits of your social security number. A photo ID is NOT required. (Optional) RSVP here: https://actionnetwork.org/events/national-voter-registration-day-216?source=direct_link&

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  9. Evening Book Club

    September 26, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Join the discussion of great books. Each month's selection is available for checkout at the front desk.

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  10. DIY for Adults: Fall Wreaths

    September 27, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Our popular program is back! This time, we will be making Fall Wreaths. All supplies provided.

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  11. Preschoolers Jump!

    September 28, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Indianola Public Library

    Books, music, and movement add up to fun in this 30-minute storytime. (Morning and afternoon sessions will be the same each week.) Ages 3-5 years.

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  12. Preschoolers Jump!

    September 28, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Books, music, and movement add up to fun in this 30-minute storytime. (Morning and afternoon sessions will be the same each week.) Ages 3-5 years.

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  13. Money Matter$: Financial Planning Series

    September 28, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Join us for info sessions on some of life’s most important financial topics. Thursday, Sept. 28th, 6-7pm, Home Buying 101, with realtor Misty Soldwisch from BHGRE Innovations. Thursday, Oct. 5th, 6-7pm, Saving for Retirement & College, with financial advisor Todd Lappe from Edward Jones.

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Library Meeting Room

  1. Library use only

    September 20, 2017, 8:00 AM - September 25, 2017, 8:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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  2. Library Closed

    September 24, 2017, All Day

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  3. Townhomes of Sunset Terrace III HOA

    September 26, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

    Karen Hinds

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  4. Evening Book Club

    September 26, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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  5. Library Use: Crafting for Adults

    September 27, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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  6. Library Use: Money Matter$

    September 28, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Indianola Public Library

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Parks & Rec

  1. Memory Café

    September 21, 2017, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Senior Center

    Memory Café is a monthly gathering of individuals with memory loss along with their caregivers, and/or friends and family in a safe, supportive, and engaging environment. The Café provides a welcome break from the disease and an opportunity to remain socially engaged with others traveling the same journey. Refreshments and activities provided.

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  2. The Zone

    September 21, 2017, 3:20 PM - 5:00 PM @ Indianola Middle School (Cafeteria)

    The Zone is a drop-in program and students will check in with a supervisor when they arrive. Students leaving before 5:00 pm will also be asked to check out. Parents do not need to be present. The Zone will be closed on school holidays, early dismissal days, teacher work days, and when the school closes for inclement weather. For a complete list of Zone rules, please visit our website.

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  3. Rounded Minds Soccer

    September 21, 2017, 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM @ Activity Center

    This high-energy soccer program is led by experienced soccer coaches who introduce children to fundamental soccer skills by using creative games, positive reinforcement, and even songs, all while learning Spanish. Children will learn the basic rules of the game while practicing sportsmanship and teamwork. Children should wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes. Shin guards are also recommended. Classes will be held outside on the front lawn of the Activity Center.

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  4. Beginner Tae Kwon Do

    September 21, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    Wear loose clothing. Shoes are not worn in class. Uniforms may be purchased from instructors at end of session. At the end of the session, class participants may test for a belt for an additional fee.

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  5. Little Dragons Tae Kwon Do

    September 21, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    This is a specialized class tailored for young children. Students should dress in loose clothing. Shoes are not worn in class.

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  6. Advanced Tae Kwon Do

    September 21, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

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  7. Yoga in the Park

    September 23, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Buxton Park

    Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle. Thank you to our volunteer instructors listed below for their dedication to this program! Instructor Olivia Kvitne June 3, July 1, August 19, and Sept 2 Instructor Jamie Purviance June 10, July 8, August 12 and Sept 9 Instructor Lynn Marie Nelson June 17 Instructor Cassandra Spring June 24 Instructor Laura Drees July 15 and Sept 16 Instructor Cathy Struecker July 22, August 5, Sept 23 & 30 Instructor Jessica Pontier July 29 & August 26

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  8. The Zone

    September 25, 2017, 3:20 PM - 5:00 PM @ Indianola Middle School (Cafeteria)

    The Zone is a drop-in program and students will check in with a supervisor when they arrive. Students leaving before 5:00 pm will also be asked to check out. Parents do not need to be present. The Zone will be closed on school holidays, early dismissal days, teacher work days, and when the school closes for inclement weather. For a complete list of Zone rules, please visit our website.

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  9. Beginner Tae Kwon Do

    September 25, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    Wear loose clothing. Shoes are not worn in class. Uniforms may be purchased from instructors at end of session. At the end of the session, class participants may test for a belt for an additional fee.

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  10. Little Dragons Tae Kwon Do

    September 25, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    This is a specialized class tailored for young children. Students should dress in loose clothing. Shoes are not worn in class.

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  11. Advanced Tae Kwon Do

    September 25, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

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  12. Advanced Tae Kwon Do

    September 27, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    Self discipline, self-defense, weight control, posture improvement, self-confidence, coordination, muscle toning, physical and mental state are all enhanced through TKD. Beginners and Advanced may test for a higher belt at the end of each session for an additional fee. Potential participants are invited to observe and talk with instructors. This class stresses the five tenets of Tae Kwon Do: courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self-control, and indomitable spirit. Instructor: Two Rivers Martial Arts (www.tworiversmartialarts.com)

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  13. The Zone

    September 28, 2017, 3:20 PM - 5:00 PM @ Indianola Middle School (Cafeteria)

    The Zone is a drop-in program and students will check in with a supervisor when they arrive. Students leaving before 5:00 pm will also be asked to check out. Parents do not need to be present. The Zone will be closed on school holidays, early dismissal days, teacher work days, and when the school closes for inclement weather. For a complete list of Zone rules, please visit our website.

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  14. Rounded Minds Soccer

    September 28, 2017, 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM @ Activity Center

    This high-energy soccer program is led by experienced soccer coaches who introduce children to fundamental soccer skills by using creative games, positive reinforcement, and even songs, all while learning Spanish. Children will learn the basic rules of the game while practicing sportsmanship and teamwork. Children should wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes. Shin guards are also recommended. Classes will be held outside on the front lawn of the Activity Center.

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  15. Beginner Tae Kwon Do

    September 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    Wear loose clothing. Shoes are not worn in class. Uniforms may be purchased from instructors at end of session. At the end of the session, class participants may test for a belt for an additional fee.

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  16. Little Dragons Tae Kwon Do

    September 28, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

    This is a specialized class tailored for young children. Students should dress in loose clothing. Shoes are not worn in class.

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  17. Advanced Tae Kwon Do

    September 28, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM @ Whittier Elementary (use north entrance off Boston Ave)

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  18. Yoga in the Park

    September 30, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Buxton Park

    Relax and invigorate at the same time as our volunteer instructor leads you through exercises in the park! Improve your flexibility, balance, and strength in a unique setting. Calm your mind and reduce stress as you work through the exercises amidst the fresh air, blooming flowers, and peaceful setting. Instructors will vary each week to provide variety. All you need is your own mat, towel, and water bottle. Thank you to our volunteer instructors listed below for their dedication to this program! Instructor Olivia Kvitne June 3, July 1, August 19, and Sept 2 Instructor Jamie Purviance June 10, July 8, August 12 and Sept 9 Instructor Lynn Marie Nelson June 17 Instructor Cassandra Spring June 24 Instructor Laura Drees July 15 and Sept 16 Instructor Cathy Struecker July 22, August 5, Sept 23 & 30 Instructor Jessica Pontier July 29 & August 26

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Senior Center

  1. Line Dancing

    September 21, 2017, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Buxton Room

    Men & women enjoy moving to music, and the steps are easy to learn. New dancers always welcome! This group performs at care centers, ball games, and more.

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  2. Memory Cafe

    September 21, 2017, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Buxton Room

    Individuals with memory loss gather with their caregivers in a safe, supportive and engaging environment. Free, but please call to register at 961-0827. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association, The Village a Wesley Life Community, and Indianola Parks and Recreation.

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  3. Yoga

    September 22, 2017, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Buxton Room

    Yoga is one of the most youth-enhancing exercises around. You’ll regain flexibility and stamina as well as muscle strength in this instructor-led class

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  4. Sit & Be Fit Senior Tai Chi (Video Class)

    September 22, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Indianola Activity Center

    Stretch, relax, breathe, move, laugh! Gentle workout improves balance, flexibility, immunity, strength, stamina, bone density, calmness & breathing.

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  5. Downtown Des Moines Western Gateway

    September 22, 2017, 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM @ Activity Center

    Join us as we explore the westernmost arm of downtown Des Moines with its urban mix of beautiful historic buildings, modern architecture, and serene green spaces. We will enjoy guided tours of the Pappajohn Sculpture Park and the Better Homes & Garden Test Garden, with a break in between tours for a delicious lunch at one of the area eateries. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Your fee covers the trip; lunch is on your own. Let's discover Des Moines!

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  6. Knit Wits

    September 22, 2017, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Shull Conference Room

    Meet other knitters and share patterns and tips.

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  7. Vintage Bingo

    September 22, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Buxton Room

    We play penny bingo every Friday afternoon. On the fourth Friday of the month, Vintage Hills provides prizes!

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  8. Senior Exercise (Video Class)

    September 25, 2017, 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM @ Buxton Room

    A gentle workout that can be done sitting or standing. Good for mobility & balance.

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  9. Sit & Be Fit Senior Tai Chi (Video Class)

    September 25, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Indianola Activity Center

    Stretch, relax, breathe, move, laugh! Gentle workout improves balance, flexibility, immunity, strength, stamina, bone density, calmness & breathing.

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  10. Mah Jongg

    September 25, 2017, 1:00 PM @ Arts & Crafts Room

    You are invited to come watch and learn this Chinese tile game or add your name to the substitute list, and as that list grows new foursomes can be formed.

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  11. Senior Exercise (Video Class)

    September 26, 2017, 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM @ Buxton Room

    A gentle workout that can be done sitting or standing. Good for mobility & balance.

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  12. Line Dancing

    September 26, 2017, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Buxton Room

    Men & women enjoy moving to music, and the steps are easy to learn. New dancers always welcome! This group performs at care centers, ball games, and more.

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  13. Wednesday Walkers

    September 27, 2017, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Activity Center

    Get fit the old-fashioned way! When it comes to outdoor activity, there is no better way to stay in shape than an active stroll down one of our newest stretches of trail in Indianola. We will meet at the Indianola Activity Center and walk a portion of the trail along West 2nd Ave. So if you're tired of walking alone or want to meet other walkers, put on your walking shoes, grab your water bottle, and come ready to have fun! Choose your distance: Approximately 2/3 of a mile west to Y Street and back 1 3/4 miles west to R63 and back 1/4 mile east to Spruce Street and back 2/3 mile east to Kenwood and back Come for the walk...then stay for a cup of coffee!

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  14. Yoga

    September 27, 2017, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Buxton Room

    Yoga is one of the most youth-enhancing exercises around. You’ll regain flexibility and stamina as well as muscle strength in this instructor-led class

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  15. Sit & Be Fit Senior Tai Chi (Video Class)

    September 27, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Indianola Activity Center

    Stretch, relax, breathe, move, laugh! Gentle workout improves balance, flexibility, immunity, strength, stamina, bone density, calmness & breathing.

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  16. Pickle Ball

    September 27, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Buxton Room

    All equipment is provided for this drop in program featuring pickle ball - a game that resembles both tennis and ping pong. All abilities

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  17. Line Dancing

    September 28, 2017, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Buxton Room

    Men & women enjoy moving to music, and the steps are easy to learn. New dancers always welcome! This group performs at care centers, ball games, and more.

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  18. Yoga

    September 29, 2017, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM @ Buxton Room

    Yoga is one of the most youth-enhancing exercises around. You’ll regain flexibility and stamina as well as muscle strength in this instructor-led class

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  19. Sit & Be Fit Senior Tai Chi (Video Class)

    September 29, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Indianola Activity Center

    Stretch, relax, breathe, move, laugh! Gentle workout improves balance, flexibility, immunity, strength, stamina, bone density, calmness & breathing.

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  20. Knit Wits

    September 29, 2017, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Shull Conference Room

    Meet other knitters and share patterns and tips.

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  21. Bingo

    September 29, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Buxton Room

    Play penny bingo every Friday afternoon. On the third Friday of the month, Hy-Vee provides free baked goods for prizes for Bakery Bingo. On the fourth Friday of the month, Vintage Hills provides prizes for Vintage Bingo.

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